Oct 4, 2012 11:00pm PDT
! >> reporter: there are turkeys in hercules. >> they're all over this area, hercules, el cerrito, in my neighborhood. >> reporter: and some residents complain they are damaging rooftops, behaving aggressively during the breeding season and leaving behind quite a mess. this was kind of a tricky assignment, because while there are turkeys all throughout hercules, when we spotted them, whenever they spotted us, they took off. barbara and her friend had a different experience, a close encounter. >> they were having eggs, babies and stuff, and we got tapped on the back of our necks. we felt like we -- we started hitting them. >> you started hitting the turkeys with a chair? >> because the guy was getting hit. >> reporter: turns out the man and turkey survived. they warn residents not to feed them and to keep a distance, even suggesting opening an umbrella to scare them off. >> they want their personal space, about ten feet away. >> and they are just invading hercules and there's nothing you can do. we called animal control, but they're wild animals, so... >> reporter: so for now, there will
Oct 5, 2012 12:00pm PDT
. >>> apparently there's a problem with them in the east bay. hundreds have invaded hercules. they are everywhere running through the streets destroying gardens and you saw the rooftops there. some of them are actually attack people. >> yes, they were having eggs, you know, babies and stuff and then one of the guys got attacked on the back of the neck so we got the chair and started, you know, hitting them. >> reporter: you started hitting the turkeys with the chair? >> because the guy was getting hit, so yes. >> they are feisty! hercules city website is warning people not to feed the turkeys and if they get too close, you might want to try to hit them with an umbrella, i guess. >> i didn't know turkeys were mean. >> they are going to find out. i guess thanksgiving is a month and a half away? >> yes. >>> six flags in vallejo unveiled something old. the discovery kingdom has a new dolphin 48 years old and comes from a zoo in minnesota. he is in good hands. six flags has cared for an older mammal before. 48 is considered older. a 51-year-old dolphin died last year. to give you an idea hold this o
Oct 5, 2012 4:00am PDT
sel--south 14 minutes from hercules towards berkeley. 16 minutes from the coyote valley north towards santa clara towards marin county, the 101 with the green on the sensors. speeds and 23 minutes from the 37 to the golden gate. there has been a major backup on the bay bridge last night. this car was caught on fire this chevrolet blazer. it was engulfed in flames. this was reported at 9:20 the third, the fourth, the fifth lanes were impacted and blocked. there was an alert issued. >> pg&e is arguing that a new court filing that they should not have to pay damages to survivors of the deadly san bruno explosion because officials did not know the the pipe was fatally flawed. this is after dozens of civil lawsuits have been filed against the utility company. without going to trial the russiakilled eight people and damaged several homes. >> the coroners office saying that a foyt and a leg have washed up on beach and a foot this hiker went missing back in the month of march. and his leg and foot were washed up on shore. we still do not know how he died. >> i want to remind you that the blue
Oct 5, 2012 7:00am PDT
time from hercules to berkeley. 24 looks good and the 680 as much better than usual. the 1 01 to 80 and 85 are definitely lighter than other days this week. you're right to the golden gate bridge through marin county, the 11 southdown is still a 30 minute drive from 37 to the toll plaza. >> that is all coming together now we have video of the giants practicing yesterday and now we have the game times. the giants at 637 saturday and sunday. >> my motto is always if i haven't met a guy it is that mr.. >> the game saturday is at three met sunday is at 9 in the morning. >> 9 in the morning, ok the east coast that is noontime. i want to call them and ask them to make it 930 i'm going to church. >> the 49ers are supposed to kill the bills, i don't know if that's true. >> don't forget we have the blue angels. i am looking forward to george read hosting. there is about half hour span rest of the lotus family all with a shocked look on their faces. what they call the box that just team carries? >> is called the zero. >> everything has changed now. you have to make your own electronics work.